Wellcome Seed awards in humanities and social science

  Seed Awards help researchers develop compelling and innovative ideas that may go on to form part of larger grant applications. Level of funding: £25,000 to £50,000 Duration of funding: 6 to 12 months Eligibility You can apply for a Seed Award as an individual or as part of a group. You must have a PhD… More Wellcome Seed awards in humanities and social science

RCPI Kirkpatrick Award for history of medicine

RCPI Kirkpatrick Award for history of medicine research The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland are delighted to launch the sixth annual Kirkpatrick Award for history of medicine research. The award will be made as part of the Heritage Centre Lectures at the annual St Luke’s Symposium on Thursday 20 October 2016. The Kirkpatrick Award… More RCPI Kirkpatrick Award for history of medicine

CFP: Edited volume on Science, Technology, and 20th-century Irish Literature

Submissions are welcomed for a volume focused on science, technology, and Irish literature of the revival and modernist period. The deadline for initial proposals is August 15th. About the volume Since W. B. Yeats infamously wrote in 1890 that “the man of science is too often a person who has exchanged his soul for a formula,”… More CFP: Edited volume on Science, Technology, and 20th-century Irish Literature

Sharing of Medical Ideas Project Meeting

Project Meeting on ‘The Sharing of Medical Ideas and Information Among Early-Modern Practitioners.’ Held in The Edward Worth Library in association with the UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland, Tuesday 2nd August 2016, 2-5:30pm. With keynote lectures by Catherine Cox and Ole Peter Grell. Free Admission but Booking essential. For Bookings contact Dr.… More Sharing of Medical Ideas Project Meeting

2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY YOUNG SCHOLAR PRIZE The International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Division of History of Science and Technology (IUHPST/DHST) invites submissions for the fourth DHST Prize for Young Scholars, to be presented in 2017. Initiated at the 22nd International Congress… More 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars